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Almost one third of marriages in Turkey involve child brides, says women’s advocate

2015-12-11

There are 181,036 child brides in our country, unfortunately…nearly 20,000 parents filed applications to marry off their under-16 girls in 2012

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Most police in England, Wales ill-prepared to combat 'honour' crimes - report

2015-12-09

Most police in England and Wales are not properly prepared to protect women from "honour" violence, forced marriage and FGM, the official body monitoring the police force said

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Child brides in Africa to more than double by 2050

2015-11-27

The number of child brides in Africa will soar to 310 million by 2050 from 125 million now if current trends persist, due to slow rates of reduction combined with rapid population growth

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Rally Against Early Marriage to be Held in Tbilisi

2015-11-26

Don’t Make Her Marry is a rally event organized by the Georgian Women’s Movement which takes place in 13 different cities of Georgia on November 25th

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Congolese troops raped 14 women in three days, says UN office

2015-11-19

Government soldiers raped 14 women over a three-day period in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the human rights office of the U.N. mission in Congo said in a report

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The beheading of a 9-year-old girl prompted huge protests in Afghanistan

2015-11-16

Protests and demonstrations have broken out in cities across Afghanistan this week in the wake of the massacre of seven people from the Hazara ethnic minority

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Social experiment on sexual assault results in explosive conclusion


2015-11-13

A sexual assault scenario staged on a London subway train and caught on video is creating a stir online

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Star of Morocco sex worker film flees for France after 'beating'

2015-11-13

A Moroccan actor who starred in a controversial film about sex workers says she has fled the North African nation for France after being savagely beaten

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Her husband gave her a concussion. Her father said “don’t fight back”

2015-11-06

In the new report “Call Me When He Tries to Kill You,” Human Rights Watch finds there are few safe places for abused women in Kyrgyzstan

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